Senior Operational Consultant in the Chemicals Industry - Deloitte - Zaventem



Your Role
Deloitte is a world leading professional services firm, providing accounting and auditing services, management consulting and legal and tax advice. In Belgium, we are the largest professional service provider. Our offices offer services to multi-national and large organisations, public institutions and innumerable small, fast-growing companies. Thanks to a strong regional presence and our multi-disciplinary approach, we are ideally placed to meet the requirements of a wide range of public institutions and small and large companies.

Our Risk Advisory practice is a global leader in helping clients manage risk and uncertainty from the boardroom to the network. We provide a broad array of services that allow our clients around the world to better measure, manage and control risk to enhance the reliability of systems and processes throughout their organization.

We’re passionate about what we do because we know our role is to give our clients more control of their operational and financial processes. By managing risk and uncertainty from the boardroom to the network, we help our clients spot pitfalls before they become problems, weigh the pros and cons and connect the dots so they can make informed, intelligent and insightful decisions that help them take mitigation actions and maximize opportunities.

Thanks to the strong development of our business, and in order to reach the ambitious targets we set for ourselves, we are currently looking for a talented (f/m) French and Dutch speaking professional within our Finance & Operations Risk Transformation team.

Your responsibilities

With a strong understanding of the financial, operational and sustainability challenges our clients face, you will take a key role in our team focusing on the chemicals industry.

As such, you will be part of a dynamic team that takes a practical and business-focused approach to helping clients in assessing and/or transforming different dimensions (organization, people, processes, technology) resulting in more effective and resilient business operations aligned with the organization’s objectives. In each of the dimensions, you will provide assurance and advisory services to help your organization achieve its full potential. Additional dimensions could be to help companies in the chemicals industry build sustainability and REACH compliance into their strategy and operations as a way to improve and protect margins, build brand value, and enhance risk resilience with the goal of supporting business growth.
You will

  • Analyze operational and procurement processes, identify the associated risks and opportunities to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of core operational processes and systems, and come up with action plans to bring the business in control.
  • Assess the impact of different technology solutions on the business processes of the client
  • Help design and pragmatically implement change in the organization to address key issues
  • Contribute to the analysis and business development in the domain of sustainability and circular economy.
  • Experience with REACH advisory is considered a plus but not required
  • Participate in the career and performance development of the Deloitte Risk Advisory practice by serving as a career coach, training consultants and providing timely and specific performance feedback;
  • Be trained and coached in order to develop your knowledge and skills, management and business development capabilities.

Your Profile

  • You have a master’s degree in economics or engineering or equally by experience
  • You have 3-6 years of track record experience in the Chemicals Industry and are well aware of the challenges of the industry; ideally you are consulting companies or have a background in consulting in this Industry;
  • You have an affinity with technology, are familiar with analytics tools and techniques, as well as the developments and trends on technology in this industry;
  • You have a genuine curiosity for understanding how organisations operate (business processes), challenge the status-que, and have a critical mindset;
  • You combine technical expertise with a drive for project management and business development;
  • Your approach is client and result oriented and you have excellent social, communication and presentation skills;
  • Previous consulting experience is an asset;
  • You can express yourself fluently in English, Dutch and French

How you will grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help build world-class skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programmes at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

What is in it for you

We know that great people make a great organisation. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. You will work in a collaborative and creative environment. Personal development and growth are encouraged and many unique learning opportunities are offered. You will receive an attractive and competitive salary with fringe benefits.

Our purpose

Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. Every day, Deloitte people are making a real impact in the places they live and work. We pride ourselves on doing not only what is good for clients, but also what is good for our people and the communities in which we live and work—always striving to be an organisation that is held up as a role model of quality, integrity and positive change.

Job: Consulting
Organization: Fin & Ops Risk (FORT)
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
Primary Location: Zaventem